Behr Saffron Strands

Behr Saffron Strands PPU6-02 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Saffron Strands paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU6-02. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:PPU6-02
Color name:Saffron Strands

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What are Behr Saffron Strands undertones?

Red is Behr Saffron Strands undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

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RGB code:

211, 153, 82

Is Behr Saffron Strands PPU6-02 cool or warm?

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Color wheel
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With a hue of 33° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU6-02 Saffron Strands HSL code: 33, 59%, 57%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Warm Red will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Red undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Color comparison

Saffron Strands PPU6-02 vs Glazed Pears M270-6

Behr Saffron Strands PPU6-02 vs Behr Glazed Pears M270-6Behr Saffron Strands PPU6-02
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Saffron Strands PPU6-02 vs Stunning Gold M240-6

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Color codes

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HEX#d39952copy color code
RGB Decimal211, 153, 82copy color code
RGB Percent82.75%, 60.00%, 32.16%copy color code
HSVHue: 33° Saturation: 61.14% Value: 82.75%copy color code
HSLhsl(33, 59, 57)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 27.49 Yellow: 61.14 Key: 17.25copy color code
YIQY: 162.248 I: 57.378 Q: -9.826copy color code
XYZX: 39.78 Y: 37.244 Z: 13.074copy color code
CIE LabL:67.459 a:14.268 b:45.227copy color code
CIE LuvL:67.459 u:45.34 v:50.274copy color code
Decimal13867346copy color code
Hunter lab61.028, 9.556, 30.018copy color code
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